On April 18th the Latin American Training Center-LATC presented its latest publication, Current Financing Mechanisms for Audiovisual Content in Latin America – 3rd Edition, in an event for industry professionals at the Consulate General of Brazil in Los Angeles.
The announcement took place following the presentation by Brazilian Minister of Culture Sérgio Sá Leitão on the cultural industry as an engine of economic growth, to set the stage for the MICSUR 2018 event on Cultural Industries of South America, which will be held in São Paulo, November 5-11, 2018.
Speakers in the event included Steve Solot, LATC president, Janis Nelson,of the Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard, LLP–CDAS Law firm, Fábio Cesnik, of the Cesnik, Quintino e Salinas Advogados-CQS Law firm and Ambassador Márcia Loureiro, Consul General of the Brazilian Consulate in Los Angeles.
“Current Financing Mechanisms for Audiovisual Content in Latin America – 3rd Edition” (Mecanismos actuales de financiación de contenidos audiovisuales en Latinoamérica – 3ª Edición) is the updated and expanded, bilingual English-Spanish sourcebook on 15 Latin American countries. LATC has again invited a select group of legal and technical experts from each country to prepare a chapter on the principal mechanisms of financing audiovisual content, and has added chapters from Panama and Paraguay in response to numerous requests. Other countries represented in the publication are: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, México, Peru, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Uruguay and Venezuela.
The book is sponsored by Cesnik, Quintino e Salinas Advogados-CQS and Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard, LLP–CDAS, and is available free of charge in e-book format here.